Posts filed under: "Events"
Demo Date Set for Former Indy East Motel
Incredible news! The demolition of the former Indy East Motel is right around the corner. Monday, Aug 27 at 10:00am will be the official “dropping of the sign” with the actual building demolition to take place on Tuesday the 28th. Irvington Development Organization is thrilled to begin a new chapter on the Irvington Street corridor […]Continue Reading
Free (and quirky!) Environmental Film: Better Bones & Gardens
Want to learn how a trash architect and an urban farmer used discarded cattle bones, bottle caps, wine corks and dvd’s as building materials for homes while transforming manicured front yards into nutritious gardens? Intrigued? Come see Better Bones & Gardens, a FREE 30 min film sponsored by Mundell & Associates, INC., Irvington Development Organization and Irvington […]Continue Reading
Gateway to the Eastside: “payneconnect10n”
Congrats to our neighbors at East 10th Street Civic Association on their continued partnership with Central Indiana Community Foundation in developing what will be known as “payne connect10n” at the East 10thStreet/Mass Ave intersection! This is where three trail systems will converge: the Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene & Marilyn Glick, Monon Trail […]Continue Reading
Irvington Terrace to Host CleanUp Event with KIB & Mayor Ballard
The folks at Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. and The City of Indianapolis are hosting another Great Indy CleanUp event in October and the BIG NEWS is Irvington Terrace has been selected to host the kick off event with Mayor Greg Ballard! Here’s the thing, LOTS of volunteers are needed and here are three ways you can help: 1) Attend a kickoff meeting […]Continue Reading
18 Musical Acts Perform on the Final Day of 9-Day Woody Guthrie Festival in Irvington!
The organizers of the 9-day Woody Guthrie Festival in Irvington have hit upon something. Events ranging from musical acts, movies and discussions all based on Guthrie’s music, musings and philosophies have brought in record crowds to many of the IRV businesses that have served as hosts. Today will be no exception. The final day of […]Continue Reading
Irvington Hosts Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration
All week! All free! All ages! Our friends at the Irvington Community Council are hosting a big week-long event July 6-14 for the Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration & Jamboree in Irvington. Culminates with a day-long concert at Ellenberger Park. Schedule includes: FRIDAY JULY 6 –Celebration of Woody Guthrie in Song & Poetry, Underground 9 Studio, 9 South Johnson […]Continue Reading
“Street Lamp Blonde,” a New Brew for an Irvington Cause!
A new brew is being tapped TONIGHT, June 29, at 4pm for a great Irvington cause! Irvington Development Organization is teaming up with Black Acre Brewing Co. to launch a new brew called “Street Lamp Blonde”. Black Acre is donating $1 per SLB beer to help fund the new streetlights that will be purchased for the Irvington Streetscape so come […]Continue Reading
Celebrate “Independents” Week July 1-7
July 1-7 is Celebrate Your “Independents” Week. What does that mean for you? Shop local, eat local, support your independent Irvington (and other local) businesses! Do it early and often. Check out more info from the ambia.net website: The American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA), local Independence Business Alliances, national partners and business declare the week […]Continue Reading
Irvington Garden Tour June 24
Want to view the charm of Irvington, donate to The Benton House AND get a free plant? Come to the Irvington Garden Tour, June 24 from 1-5. Only $10! Advance Tickets available 2 weeks before the tour from these 3 locations: Antique Mall of Irvington: 5502 E Washington Street Bookmamas Inc.: 9 South Johnson Avenue […]Continue Reading
(Almost) World Famous Historic Irvington Halloween Festival Poster Contest
Some claim that The Historic Irvington Halloween Festival is the largest and longest Halloween festival in the nation! With that notoriety, wouldn’t you love to be the artist who designs this year’s IRV Halloween Festival poster? Just look at the cool design from last year! If you would like to put your artistic talents to […]Continue Reading